AcharyaCenter.com - How To Guides, Tips and Resources

Advantages Of Learning Through Audio Books

0 like 0 dislike
932 views
posted in Family by LovableStorm

macbook-2617385_960_720.jpg

Books on tapes, audio books, and other audio learning devices are fast gaining popularity in the education field. In using audio book learning systems for the purpose of education, parents, teachers, and educators are relieved that its benefits are numerous. The increasing success of starting and struggling readers is often credited to using audio books as part of their learning process. Aside from this, there are other advantages in using audio materials not only in schools, but also in homes and other places.

In education, it is generally cheaper to provide a single set of books on tape, audio books, and other audio learning materials for the class to share. Money is saved because individual books are not needed. Plus, the teacher will be able to do more with his or her time while the class listens to audio lessons. Researches also show that a large percentage- 85%- of our learning and knowledge actually comes from listening. Another plus factor for using audio books is the improvement of the students' listening and comprehension skills. They are compelled to listen attentively since they cannot follow what is being played on tape with a book. In addition, studies have proved that reading beginners see printed words as disconnected symbols. Through the aid of audio learning, the rhythm of the speech and its patterns are made distinct, thereby making the printed material flowing and easily absorbed. What's more, early readers can learn the pronunciation of words through listening to books on tapes. This minimizes the risk of losing interest in reading. Difficulty in pronouncing words and the pressure of pronouncing words correctly are two of the most common reason why people lose interest in reading. Also, even if the reader does not understand the definite meaning of words or of what they're hearing, they will have an idea about its meaning depending on how it is said on tape.

The importance of books on tape, audio books, and audio learning devices are not confined to the classroom. Homeschoolers often use audio books during their classes at home. Advantages for using audio books include the development of interest for literature. It is common knowledge that children loved to be read to. Audio books and learning are a great way to expose them to literatures other than the traditional fairy tales. The danger of them being bored is very minimal as professional actors usually narrates and portrays the characters. Interesting sound effects are also added for additional enjoyment. Plus, children at an early age will learn to associate literature with a fun activity. For adults, books on tape, audio books, and audio learning devices are great ways to learn a foreign language. It is proven that learning a new language is easier if you hear it often. Also, the need to enroll in a language course is not necessary unless it is a certification that you want.

Reasons for using books on tapes, audio books, and audio learning devices are many; but still, education is the greatest. These reasons should and hopefully will provide readers with ideas on how important, and fun, audio learning is when used for education. A hoped-for and expected effect of books on tape and audio books are that children and students read at home with willingness and interest.

Please log in or register to reply to this post.

Related posts

0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 59 views
A Brief History of Distance Education

Distance education has afforded generations of students the opportunity pursue their educational goals outside of the traditional school system. It has allowed countless students the ability to further their education, while allowing them to maintain their obligations to their families and ... . Online learning has the ability to make the world a better place. In some ways, it already has.

image
posted in Family by GiftedWrecker
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 145 views
A Brief History of Distance Education

Distance education has afforded generations of students the opportunity pursue their educational goals outside of the traditional school system. It has allowed countless students the ability to further their education, while allowing them to maintain their obligations to their families and ... . Online learning has the ability to make the world a better place. In some ways, it already has.

posted in Business by CheeryGrin
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 1,184 views
How to choose a car stereo?

Choosing a car stereo can be a complicated and difficult task, especially for individuals with little knowledge on the subject. This process requires extensive research in order to determine you are receiving the best deal possible. Before going to a car stereo dealer, ... know the basics of how everything operates, you can ask informed questions as to which components you should have in your car.

image
posted in Auto Care by BunBunny
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 776 views
Record keeping in Homeschooling

A topic that frequently comes up in meetings and forums that deal with homeschooling is record keeping. The importance of record keeping cannot be ignored. It is not only legally required in various States, but also provides important milestones in your child's ... essential. Your child's future may well depend on the well-maintained record that you have meticulously kept over the years.

image
posted in Family by Knighttime
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 75 views
Unschooling your child

Unschooling is the most fluid style of homeschooling. There is no curriculum and no set boundaries. Many parents feel a bit apprehensive about such freedom. But, even unschooling has certain guidelines that make it a great method of homeschooling Firstly, allow your child to ... , don't worry if the going seems slow. This is just the way kids learn. Give them time and lots of encouragement.

image
posted in Family by Octopuppy
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 66 views
Homeschool - Field trips

If you are going over a particular subject with the family and feel that a field trip would be beneficial, then that's what you should do - go for a trip. If you are attached to a support group, you can plan to include other children too. Here are some ... can clear doubts. Get help from a guide, if necessary. And most importantly, have fun and enjoy the time you spend with your children.

image
posted in Family by SilkPredator
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 88 views
Applying For Scholarship Grants For Nursing School

Scholarship Defined Scholarships can be confusing for parents, but they can save them thousands of dollars. There are different forms of scholarships, but all of them are essentially gifted money for college. Unlike loans, scholarships don't have to be repaid. ... and your chances of getting a scholarship. Your hard work and the time spent searching for scholarships will eventually pay off.

image
posted in Family by PrisonWorm
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 78 views
An Introduction To Online Colleges

Online colleges make obtaining a degree a possibility for anyone with access to the internet. If you have always dreamt of obtaining a degree or other certificate then online colleges are a great way to make that dream come true. One of the main benefits ... be the hardest choice to make. This is because there are literally millions of courses available through online colleges around the globe.

image
posted in Family by BrownPriest
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 79 views
10 Steps to Developing a Quality Lesson Plan

This guide is not meant to be the one and only way to develop a lesson plan; however, it is going to provide you with at least some good methods to start with. A general overview highlights the key points of creating a useful and working lesson plan. Below is a ... be more like the one listed above, in such a manner, as the students will demonstrate how to add the numbers 2 and 3 together.

image
posted in Family by AmazingKitty
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 952 views
4 Tips To Find The Best Online University For You

Online degree programs have growth rapidly in conjunction with the high demand of online education. Today, getting a university degree online has become a practical reality for people who cannot spare the time and commitment just to go back to regular university for earning ... . But you need to make some research in order to find an online degree program that really meets your education goals.

image
posted in Family by Amigod
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 77 views
3 Tips For Becoming An Outstanding Online Instructor!

Distance Learning is a popular choice for many college students these days. After all, what could be more convenient than taking a college course from the comfort of your home (or dorm or office ) computer? While distance learning has grown tremendously over the last few ... up in front of a large group. Teaching online can be very exciting, and very rewarding, as long as you are prepared!

image
posted in Family by Cybora
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 191 views
Becoming a Home School Teacher

Have you ever wished to become a teacher? Have you ever wanted to educate children with the right skills and concepts in order to survive life's challenges? If you are a parent and you believe in the benefits of homeschooling, then, you could be a ... both parents and children. It is for the parents to be resourceful and creative to maximize the resources and the learning of their children.

posted in Family by Scorpeon
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 204 views
After school activities and burnout

For millions of parents around the world, the day does not end with the school bell. There are still pictures to be painted, songs to be sung and games to be played. This all adds up to keeping children happy, safe and out of trouble. But, parents have ... not become the next wonder-kid. But, let him cultivate an interest that he enjoys. Remember, happiness and fulfillment are all that matter.

posted in Family by HairyFoal
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 405 views
How to Survive Back-to-School Shopping?

If you are like millions of other time-starved moms, the thought of back-to-school shopping leaves you feeling stressed and wondering how you can possibly get it all done within your budget and in the limited time you have. Take advantage of these mom-tested, time- ... as possible by making smart choices. They will soon learn that they can get far more for their money by searching the sales first.

posted in Family by BunBunny
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 629 views
An Education In The Arts

For some people art is just something you put on your refrigerator doors. It is something you have to do for schoolwork, or to while your time away. In truth, there truly is something beneath the surface of art that will tantalize every student and teacher. And ... The riches here are not only of the material kind but that of a good education and a heightened appreciation of the world around you.

image
posted in Arts by Titank
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 169 views
What gift should i buy for a graduate?

Throughout a person's life there are certain moments that stand out more than others, engrained in their minds forever. This is a moment of great achievement that is the result of a lot of hard work and determination. For many people, one of these ... your calendar to ensure that they are not forgotten. Also allow yourself enough time to find the perfect flower bouquet or flower arrangement.

image
posted by TwinNut
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 317 views
You Can't Spoil a Child through Love

Though we all worry about spoiling our child, rest assured that you cannot spoil your child with love. Love doesn't spoil children. Love is imperative to a child's healthy development, and it's just not possible to love your child too much. They need caring adults to spend ... fear our children, and there should be no need to instill a sense of fear in our children in order to get them to comply.

posted in Family by GreedySmile
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 203 views
Follow Through Is the Key to Successful Discipline

Let's face it. There are just some days when it would just seem easier to let your child have his way than feeling like you're fighting a losing battle when trying to discipline them. They beg, plead, cry, barter and scream - anything to get ... anymore and develop a new parameter, be sure all adult caregivers are brought into the loop so that follow through remains consistent and clear.

posted in Family by FoolishJaguar
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 328 views
The Advantages of Using Money Budgeting Software

The problem with most people these days is that they get so comfortable with their expenses through the aid of credit cards. They become so indulged with cashless shopping that more and more people are spending more than what they can afford. For this reason, experts ... this way, you can be surer that all of your spending activities are based on reason and plan and not just sheer indulgences.

posted in Finance by LoyalChief
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 535 views
Advantages of Outsourcing

To a layman, outsourcing would seem like a waste of time and money, as well as an unneeded complication. After all, why send business abroad when the work can probably be done better right at home? To a politician, the issue of outsourcing serves as a ... of outsourcing outweigh the monetary factors (read pros), outsourcing; as a legitimate and lucrative way to do business, is here to stay.

image
posted in Business by KeyboardPie
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 1,453 views
Advantages of Recycled Plastic Furniture

Outdoor furniture must be durable, maintenance free and long lasting. Recycled Plastic Furniture is made up of 100% recycled plastic. This does not require painting, rust free resistant, sturdy with well designed. Recycled plastic furniture is perfect fit to ... traditional wood products. As recycled plastic furniture helps the planet by utilizing waste plastic and has become a green product.

image
posted in Homecare by Octopixy
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 1,112 views
Advantages and Disadvantages of All-Inclusive Cruise Ships

Vacationing is a pastime that is enjoyed by many. While vacations are nice, needed, and important, they can become costly. This cost is often associated with additional expenses such as food, beverages, and entertainment. If you are interested in vacationing aboard a ... to what you want and need out of your cruise, you can easily determine which cruise ship vacation package is right for you.

image
posted in Travel by CheeryGrin
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 662 views
Advantages of Currency Trading

Foreign exchange trading involves buying and selling different currencies. It works on the theory that is similar with share market. As we know that to make the profit, you have to buy at lower price and sell at higher price, or we can also sell ... trading signals direct into your broker account. For more about these forex,forex trading strategy,forex signal, visit: www. connection2forex.com

posted in Finance by GamerAlpaca
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 356 views
Advantages And Disadvantages Of Affiliate Programs

Affiliate programs have some awesome advantages, and if you implement them correctly, you can make incredible money with affiliate programs. Mostly, the website you are promoting does all the leg work for you. They will handle all the ... to open YOUR portal to success! Register at my site, and you'll receive occassional "goodies", including free tips and informative reports!

posted in Business by PlushSeal
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 627 views
what are advantages of bowling?

Bowling can be considered one of the all time favorite sports in the world. Its popularity throughout the history of its evolution has a consistent trend that people seem to adapt and accept. In 1976, about 25 percent of the total population of the United States played the ... hips, and legs as well. The muscles limber up when a person bowls on a regular basis, keeping the body in good condition.

posted in Health by GiftedWrecker
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 1,323 views
What are the Advantages of a Mobility Scooter?

It can be very hard for someone who has led an independent life to accept that they might not be able to move like they used to. Often as our body begins to age, it can become difficult to walk. This can be due to things such as arthritis, ... scooter provides a very easy to use and reliable means of transportation. This in turn ensures that they retain their independence and also their freedom.

posted in Health by FlamboyantChomper
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 158 views
The Whys of Whining

"Moooooooooooom!" It's irritating, it's frustrating and it gets on your last nerve. Though it's obnoxious and unacceptable, it's actually an effective for your child to get your attention. It's whining. But, like other bad habits, you can ... at a time like this. Your pediatrician can also suggest alternatives to curb whining should the positive attention and disciplinary actions be ineffective.

posted in Family by LoyalChief
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 324 views
The Positive Influence of Being Involved in your Child's Education

It has been shown many times over in research studies that a parent who is involved in their child's education has a positive impact. It's reflected in improved grades and test scores, strong attendance, a higher rate of homework completion, higher graduation rates, ... , make sure your teacher knows your open for suggestions as how to better assist them in the homework and study process at home.

posted in Family by Herogue
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 39 views
The Importance of Crystal-Clear Rules for your Child

The world is a far more scary and complicated place than it was when you were a child. As a result, it's imperative that you set adequate yet fair boundaries with your child. It's a very important role in your parenting responsibilities. Children must make ... need to argue with your child. Be firm and consistent and they are less likely to challenge the rules and will accept the consequences.

posted in Family by Butcherry
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 92 views
The Importance of a Regular Routine to your Child

Regular schedules provide the day with a structure that orders a young child's world. Although predictability can be tiresome for adults, children thrive on repetition and routine. Schedules begin from the first days of life. Babies, especially, need regular sleep and meal ... such unexpected events and show them that though it can happen from time to time, the routine will return the next day.

posted in Family by PlaySeal
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 295 views
The Detrimental Effects of Verbal Abuse and How to Stop the Cycle

"Sticks and stones may break my bones, but names will never hurt me." That's just not true. Name-calling hurts -- especially when the person doing it is a parent, a teacher, or a coach. Yelling and screaming might have been the way you were brought up and you ... tenderness. If you exhibit these to your child on a daily basis, they will learn what they live and grow to do the same as adults.

posted in Family by UncleRhino
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 118 views
Take the Bite out of your Toddler's Biting Problem

The majority of toddlers engage in some biting between their first and third birthdays. Probably the most common reason is that it is one of the few ways of communicating that's effective for them, before verbal skills are developed. However, not all children bite. Some ... see repeated. Firmly tell the child again that there is no biting allowed, that it is wrong, and that it hurts people.

posted in Family by HarshThunder
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 331 views
The Process of Negotiating the Rules with your Child

We all know as parents that discussing and negotiating the rules with our children is never easy. Children are all very different, and what might need to be a rule for one, may not even be an issue for another. That being said, there are many ... because your teenager seems genuinely sorry and promises never to do it again. Consequences should be consistent, fair, and always followed through.

posted in Family by Amigod
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 114 views
Constructing Your Child's Healthy Sense of Self Esteem

Your child's self esteem is their mental foundation. A self-assured child is confident, secure, happy, well-adjusted and successful. They can solve problems that come their way, and it thrives under a loving parent's nurturing care. What are some good ways to built ... hectic week, take the time to talk about things during the drive to school or while they are helping you put the groceries away.

image
posted in Family by Titank
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 451 views
A Guide For A Mother Of A Newly Born Baby

Usually there is very little or no information known to most of the parents at the time of the arrival of their first baby. There are many new questions that come to the mind of the parents of a newly born baby like how to handle their babies first ... child's progress depends on his or her stage of development, your potty training knowledge, and the potty training products you have available.

posted in Family by GrizzlyFlash
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 363 views
Halloween Wallpapers- Getting The Best Of The Net

Halloween is a festival of innocent joy and fun. Halloween has the spirit of enjoyment that is incomparable. Bring this spirit of Halloween on your boring desktop. Bring some joy in your life that gets hammered by deadlines, stress and relationship and financial issues all ... . Download as many as you want. JPG wallpapers do not weigh much. Keep on changing the wallpaper everyday and have fun.

posted in Family by MysteryWasp
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 128 views
Elder Care Services - Determining Your Level of Care

The condition of the person seeking nursing care is the key factor in your choice of a long-term care facility. All skilled/intermediate care nursing facilities provide personal care and residential services including rooms, meals, planned activities and programming to ... . This type of facility may be certified to participate in the Medicare and/or Medicaid program. Check with each facility.

posted in Family by PlaySeal
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 143 views
Caregiving Tips for Boomers: 5 Tips for Decreasing the Cost of Caring for Elderly Parents

Over 30 million Baby Boomers provide countless hours of assistance to elderly parents at no charge. It is estimated that, using average hourly wages, the total amount of this uncompensated care is comparable to the entire Medicare budget. For the estimated 7 million Boomers ... those who welcomed you into the world to enjoy their golden years and travel the road of illness with love and dignity?

posted in Family by HairySeahorse
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 142 views
APPERANCE OF MILK-TEETH

The first set of teeth, or milk-teeth as they are called, are twenty in number; they usually appear in pairs, and those of the lower jaw generally precede the corresponding ones of the upper. The first of the milk-teeth is generally cut about ... . The constant use, however, of sweet and stimulating ingredients must do injury to the stomach, and renders their employment very objectionable.

posted in Family by VirtualAssassin
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 153 views
ABC OF BREASTFEEDING

From the first moment the infant is applied to the breast, it must be nursed upon a certain plan. This is necessary to the well-doing of the child, and will contribute essentially to preserve the health of the parent, who will thus be rendered a good nurse, and her duty at ... be fed twice in the course of the day, and that kind of food chosen which, after a little trial, is found to agree best.

posted in Family by TwinNut
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 138 views
'Straight Outta Compton,' 'Ziggy Stardust' Enter Library of Congress

'Straight Outta Compton,' 'Ziggy Stardust' Enter Library of Congress March 29, 2017 N.W.A's 'Straight Outta Compton' and David Bowie's 'Ziggy Stardust' among the 25 recordings named to Library of Congress' National Registry.

posted in Family by Dingopher
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 139 views
A Brief History Of Magic

With magic, illusions, spells, tricks and ceremonials are usually performed for entertainment. It is a supernatural power which makes the seemingly impossible occur. 'Looking Back' In ancient Egypt, there was a magician named Dedi who performed in front of a ... disappear. David Copperfield is also a major player in the field of magicians who offered great entertainment to the viewing public.

posted in Family by TwinNut
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 166 views
Types of bikes and costs?

Exercise bikes are available in various types of models as well as costs to suit all budgets and needs of people. There are three types of exercise bikes and these are upright exercise bike, semi-recumbent exercise bike and recumbent exercise bike. Depending upon your ... whole gist of this article is 'do your research well'. Follow that principle and you should have a satisfying buy experience.

posted in Family by SwiftHeroine
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 569 views
How To Break The News Of Divorce To Your Kids?

Divorce can be a traumatic experience for your children. No matter how old they are, the divorce will be hard for them to understand and eventually to accept. Some children in fact harbor hopes that their parents will get back together even after several ... they want. Keeping the communications line open will help ease the tension and clear up a lot of potential sources of misunderstandings.

posted in Family by AwfulSlingshot
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 56 views
Learning to Draw? You're Gonna Need a Pencil

If you're going to be doing any pencil drawing you're going to need a pencil. I know, I know, thank you captain obvious.... But, in this article I want to talk about some of the different options available. Here are some of the options: Mechanical Pencils, Lead ... - $15 so it's not terribly expensive to get into drawing. So now go out, get yourself some good pencils, and start drawing....

image
posted in Arts by VirtualAssassin
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 173 views
Learning How To Overcome Your Obsessive And Fearful Thoughts

It can be tough for people with OCD to have to experience obsessive thoughts that are intrusive, scary, and difficult to manage. As a result, here is a short list of techniques that a person can use to help manage their obsessive and fearful thoughts. The ... kinds of thoughts. There are ways to deal with your obsessive thoughts and with the proper treatment, you can live a productive life.

posted in Health by Knighttime
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 1,313 views
Learning About Cash Back Credit Cards: Good or Bad Idea?

Getting a credit card that offers cash back always sounds like a good idea. What could be better than getting cash back on all the purchases that you make with your credit card? It sounds too good to be true, doesn't it? Well, there are cards that give you ... few limits. If, however, you have a bad credit rating, you may want to find a credit card that will help you rebuild your credit.

posted in Finance by Sassassin
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 162 views
ACQUIRE POWER THROUGH SELF DEVELOPMENT

It is the natural right of every human being to be happy to escape all the miseries of life. Happiness is the normal condition, as natural as the landscapes and the seasons. It is unnatural to suffer and it is only because of our ignorance that we do suffer. ... become wise and great. It is by developing the soul from within until it illuminates the brain with that flood of light called genius.

posted in Health by FoolishJaguar
0 like 0 dislike
0 comments 236 views
How to Cultivate a Positive Mind-Set Through Meditation?

You have the ability to create your own mind-set. Whether your attitude is positive or negative, is up to you. The ability to change your environment, circle of friends, and attitude, is within your control. Just like a computer absorbs raw data, so does ... that the vast majority of people will never take. Learn to separate yourself from the pack, through education, meditation, and action.

posted in Health by ShowDolphin

Share Tips and Guides

Add text, links, images, videos and documents

Submit Post

926 posts

24 comments

0 comments

28,702 users

Most popular topics

# selfhelp | # money | # parenting | # vacation | # kids | # cruises | # allergy | # security | # relationships | # babycare | # depression | # elderly-care | # coffee | # budget | # creditcards | # cooking | # education | # credit | # drinks | # us-news | # cars | # crafts | # dating | # games | # quotes | # politics | # hobbies | # reviews | # shopping | # gifts | # healthcare | # marketing | # addiction | # sports | # life | # blogging | # safety | # advertising | # clothing | # entertainment | # website | # success | # movies | # photography | # sales | # arts | # painting | # drawing | # dogs | # communications | # vehicles | # stress | # biking | # jobs | # college | # sleep | # science | # ecommerce | # home-schooling | # domains | # data-recovery | # trading | # affiliate | # debt | # leasing | # celebrities | # government | # dinner | # family | # vacation | # hurricane | # customer-service | # renting | # laws | # holidays | # wedding | # bikes | # auctions | # fishing | # music | # yoga | # school | # happiness | # autocare | # gambling | # career | # security | # realestate | # interior-design | # world-news | # gardening | # careers | # apartments | # petcare | # investing | # workout | # divorce | # contractor | # mortgage | # cartoon |
Connect with us:
...